199  
WUUS51 KAKQ 152348  
SVRAKQ  
VAC049-065-075-160030-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SV.W.0010.180415T2348Z-180416T0030Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
748 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
NORTHWESTERN GOOCHLAND COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
FLUVANNA COUNTY IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM EDT  
 
* AT 748 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF SCHUYLER TO NEAR CENTENARY TO  
DILLWYN TO NEAR SHEPPARDS, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWERLINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CUMBERLAND, FARMVILLE, HADENSVILLE, PALMYRA, FORK UNION, LAKE  
MONTICELLO, COLUMBIA, GUINEA MILLS, LAKESIDE VILLAGE, KENTS STORE,  
TROY, FIFE, SUNNYSIDE, DUNCAN, SCOTTSVILLE, ANGOLA, CENTRAL PLAINS,  
BREMO BLUFF, HAWK AND WHITEVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY  
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE  
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
INTENSE THUNDERSTORM LINES CAN PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND WIDESPREAD  
SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT IMMEDIATELY  
LIKELY, IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF  
A BUILDING. THESE STORMS MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT  
PROPERTY DAMAGE.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING 757-899-2415, POSTING TO THE  
NWS FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSWAKEFIELDVA.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT FOR CENTRAL  
VIRGINIA.  
 
LAT...LON 3800 7830 3789 7802 3785 7797 3765 7805  
3766 7807 3765 7808 3746 7813 3744 7819  
3736 7824 3735 7828 3732 7829 3731 7840  
3734 7846 3762 7826 3769 7824 3774 7843  
3776 7847 3780 7849  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2348Z 215DEG 38KT 3787 7880 3773 7860 3755 7845 3739  
7843  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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